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Training Categorized: Respiratory

How to Ventilate

In this video, we describe how typical BVM ventilation should occur in adult patients who have been intubated. This video is specifically provided by EMTprep to assist Members in preparing for the NREMT exam and related skills sheets and for no other purpose. NREMT study aids and resources provided by EMTprep are not intended to provide training for life saving techniques, emergency response training, or any other type of medical training.

Capnography 101

Brush up on the basics or learn them for the first time We draw out a simple capnogram for you and go over each aspect of it. 

Advanced Capnography

This video will help you narrow done some of the more advanced pieces of information pertaining to end-tidal capnography.

All living cells in the human body require oxygen in order to efficiently convert glucose into energy. In order for cells to receive oxygen, there needs to be adequate blood flow throughout the body so that oxygen-rich blood can deliver oxygen to the tissues and cellular respiration can occur. When there is impedance in the bodies’ ability to perfuse blood to the tissues, shock may occur. Shock occurs when there is a circulatory failure throughout the entire body, which results in cellular damage and can lead to multiple organ failures if not treated immediately.

Blood pressure is a major determinate in the perfusion of tissues because there needs to...